The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 9 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing UNIX 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.70% 13.73% 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 43.75% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£510 £298 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +18.64%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 27.03% 31.37% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
Average daily rate £275 £220 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +76.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £163 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UNIX across the Wolverhampton region.

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Wolverhampton region.

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle HRMS
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (75.00%) General Ledger
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle TCA
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Alterian
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) HTML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle HRMS
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle TCA
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 6 (75.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle HR Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Payroll Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSLT
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) JSTL
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Alterian